Friday, February 23, 2018

In the News:

  • Widener University announces High School Leadership Awards winners – Smyrna-Clayton Sun Times (2/22 – Widener recognized 175 students from high schools in Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Delaware who demonstrated courage and leadership within their communities. News also featured in the Middletown Transcript.) 
  • Enjoy travel more by avoiding screen addiction – Born 2 Invest (2/22 – Associate professor Dwight DeWerth-Pallmeyer provides expert commentary on cell phone addiction)
  • What’s happening in and around town – Town Talk (2/23 – Widener will participate in a graduate fair to discuss post-baccalaureate programs on Thursday, March 15 at Neumann University)

Alumni News:

  • Thursday’s South Jersey roundup: Eastern’s Matt Cotton scores 30 en route to milestone – Philadelphia Inquirer (2/22 – Former Widener football player Joe Wojceichowski will take on the role of football coach at Lenape)
  • News Briefs 02/23/18 – Cape Gazette (2/23 – Chris Johnson, a Delaware Law graduate, is running for DE attorney general)
  • David Weiss sworn in as Delaware U.S Attorney – The News Journal (2/23 – David Weiss received his law degree from Delaware Law) 

Athletics Update:

Events on Main Campus Today:

  • School of Business Administration High School Girls Workshop; 8:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.; Lathem Hall
  • Transfer To Engineering; 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.; Kirkbride, 2nd Floor Science Division Lobby
  • 2nd Annual International Gala; 7 – 9 p.m.; Lathem Hall

Events on Commonwealth Law Campus Today:

  • Regional Transactional Law Meet; Administration Rooms & Gallery

Events on Delaware Law Campus Today:

  • National Institute for Trial Advocacy Deposition Course; 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.; Delaware Law Classrooms

Events for Main Campus This Weekend:

  • Biography of a Place: Power and Justice at the 1724 Court House; Saturday 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.; MJ Freed Theater, 515 Avenue of the States, Chester
  • Men’s Lacrosse vs. Swarthmore; Saturday 1 p.m.; Home
  • Pride Group Session- Admission Information Session and Tour; Sunday 1 – 4 p.m.; Muller Hall

Events on Delaware Law Campus This Weekend:

  • National Institute for Trial Advocacy Deposition Course; Saturday 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.; Delaware Law Classrooms
  • National Institute for Trial Advocacy Deposition Course; Sunday 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.; Delaware Law Classrooms

Event Reminder:

  • Rick Steves, author, television host and European travel guide, to speak on campus; Monday, Feb. 26 at 1 p.m.; Webb Room
    • Please RSVP to Candi Caporale – cjcaporale@widener.edu